Release Date: 1979
DVD Release Date: March 9th, 2004
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min
John Updike's short stories are the inspiration for this chronicle of a relationship's unraveling over time. After 20 tumultuous years of marriage, middle-aged couple Richard Maple (Michael Moriarty) and Joan Barlow Maple (Blythe Danner) are seeking a divorce. Despite the bliss of their 1950s marriage ceremony, their happiness suffers at the hands of domestic strife. Through flashbacks, the extent of their marital problems is revealed, ranging from various infidelities to frequent fights.
Director: Fielder Cook